Hayden James may have only released his first track in late 2013, but he has already amassed 4 million plays across Soundcloud and YouTube for his work. Producing immense summer jams with soulful and evocative vocals his music has stockpiled consistently rave reviews from the US, Europe and Australia alike, being labelled the “face of the new Australian production music scene”. Hayden’s first single “Permission to Love” garnered worldwide love and attention hitting #1 most blogged on Hype Machine, as well as becoming the most played track on national broadcasting giant Triple J in Australia. On top of this Hayden boasts one of the most visually stunning and unique live shows around, capturing fans imaginations on his recent Australian national tours.
It is still early days for Hayden with just the one EP, a string of remixes out on tastemaker label Future Classic and two Australian national tours, but if the initial reaction is anything to go by things are only on the up for Hayden James.